Comparing prescribed fires and wildfires

Comparing prescribed fires and wildfires

08/06/18

Prescribed burns, when carefully handled, can be beneficial for various agricultural purposes.

The sweet joy of homegrown blueberries

The sweet joy of homegrown blueberries

07/17/18

Growing and eating blueberries is a distinctly American tradition.

Growing paw paws in East Texas

Growing paw paws in East Texas

07/13/18

Growing a pawpaw tree can bring an intriguing fruit to your East Texas backyard. 

The subtleties of growing pears

The subtleties of growing pears

06/19/18

Pears are attractive trees, produce good fruit, have few management problems and can last for years.

Summer annual crops ideal for grazing cattle

Summer annual crops ideal for grazing cattle

06/16/18

Summer annual crops are ideal for cattle to graze upon. 

Growing pomegranates in East Texas

Growing pomegranates in East Texas

06/07/18

Pomegranates can be grown in East Texas, but doing so will require some ingenuity.

Understanding the role of limestone in soil acidity management

Understanding the role of limestone in soil acidity management

05/24/18

Limestone plays a key role in mitigating the natural acidity of soil. 

Attack of the swarming termites!

Attack of the swarming Texas termites!

05/01/18

Termite swarms are an undeniable hazard for which all Angelina County residents must be prepared. 

Managing a St. Augustine lawn

Managing a St. Augustine lawn

03/20/18

In the early days of March, with spring less than a week away, I've already started receiving questions about how best to tend to a lawn made up of St. Augustine grass.

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